44 ECPGR Beta Working Group Members

Email Distribution List
Chair: Parthenopi Ralli rallip@agro.auth.gr   
Albania Mr Adriatik Çakalli Insitute of Plant Genetic Resources. Agricultural University of Tirana
Rr. Siri Kodra
 Tirane
Albania
Tel: (355-42) 30324
Fax: (355-43) 62419
adcakli13@gmail.com
Crop specialist  
Armenia Mr Andreas Melikyan Plant Growing Department
Armenian Agriculture Academy
74 Teryan st.
375009 Yerevan
Armenia
Tel: (374-2) 581532
Fax: (374-1) 560711
a_melikyan@yahoo.com
  
Austria Mr Paul Freudenthaler Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES)
Department for Plant Genetic Resources
Wieningerstrasse 8
4020 Linz
Austria
Tel: (43) (0) 50 555 41200
Fax: (43) (0) 50 555 41119
paul.freudenthaler@ages.at
Policy and law,, Genebank Curator,, Information/Documentation, In  
Austria Mr Wolfgang Kainz Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety (AGES)
Dept for Plant Genetic Resources
Wieningerstrasse 8Wieningerstrasse 8
4020 Linz
Austria
Tel: (43) 50555 41231
Fax: (43) 50555 41139
wolfgang.kainz@ages.at
Genebank curator, Information/documentation  
Azerbaijan Ms Vusala Izzatullayeva Genetic Resources Institute
155, Azadlig ave.
AZ1106 Baku
Azerbaijan
Tel: (994) 50 3559639
Fax: (994) 12 4499221
vusalam_genetic@yahoo.com
Genebank Curator, Crop specialist  
Belarus Mr Stanislau Grib Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino, Minsk region
Belarus
Tel: (375) 29 6264058
Fax: (375) 1775 37066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Policy and law  
Belarus Ms Nadzeya Lis Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino
Belarus
Tel: (375) 292306112
Fax: (375) 177527066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Information/Documentation  
Belarus Mr Dmitryj Lushinskij Research and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Arable Farming
Timiryazev str. 1
222160 Zhodino
Belarus
Tel: (375) 29 6172414
Fax: (375) 177537066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Genebank curator, Plant breeder  
Belarus Ms Svetlana Melentjeva Republic Unitary Enterprise "Research Scientific Station of Sugar Beet"
Ozernaya str. 1
 Nesvizh
Belarus
Tel: (375) 29 7083399
Fax: (375) 177537066
belgenbank@mail.ru
Crop specialist, Plant breeder  
Belarus Ms Anna Vasko Belarus Research Institute of Vegetable Crops

220013 v. Samohvalovicshy, Minsk region
Belarus
Tel: (375) 175066108
vaskoan@mail.ru
Genebank curator, Plant breeder  
Cyprus Mr Angelos Kyratzis Agricultural Research Institute
Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment
P.O. Box 22016
1516 Lefkosia
Cyprus
Tel: (357) 22 403131
Fax: (357) 22 316770
a.kyratzis@arinet.ari.gov.cy
Genebank curator  
Czech Republic Ms Petra Hlásná-Čepková Crop Research Institute, Gene Bank
Drnovská 509
163 06 Prague
Czech Republic
Tel: (420) 233022316
hlasna@vurv.cz
Genebank Curator  
Denmark Mr Gert Bundgaard Poulsen (DK) Danish Seedsavers
Madvigs Alle 5, 3th
DK1829
Denmark
Tel: (45) 3324 4220
ngbgpo@gmail.com
  
France Mr Bruno Desprez
Contact person
Florimond Desprez
Créations Variétales
B.P. 41
59242 Cappelle-en-Pévèle
France
Tel: (33) 320849490
Fax: (33) 320596601
bruno.desprez@florimond-desprez.fr
Plant breeder  
Germany Ms Ulrike Lohwasser
Contact person
Leibniz Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research (IPK)
Corrensstr. 3
06466 Seeland OT Gatersleben
Germany
Tel: (49) 39482 5282
Fax: (49) 39482 5155
lohwasse@ipk-gatersleben.de
Genebank curator  
Greece Ms Parthenopi Ralli
Chair
Contact person
Hellenic Agricultural Organization - DEMETER, Institute of Plant Breeding and Genetic Resources
Thessaloniki-Polygyrou National RoadPO Box 60458
57001 Thermi-Thessaloniki
Greece
Tel: (30) 2310471110
Fax: (30) 2310473024
rallip@agro.auth.gr
Crop specialist, Information/Documentation, Genebank Curator  
Hungary Mr Lajos Horváth Center for Plant Diversity
Külsömezö 15
2766 Tápiószele
Hungary
Tel: (36) 53 380070/071
Fax: (36) 53 380072
lhorvath@mail.nodik.hu
Genebank Curator  
Hungary Mr Lajos Horváth, Jr Center for Plant Diversity
Külsőmező 15
H-2799 Tápiószele
Hungary
Tel: (36) 53380070
Fax: (36) 53380072
ilhorvath@mail.nodik.hu
Information/Documentation  
Ireland Mr Dermot Grogan Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
AES Division
Davis Street
 Tipperary
Ireland
Tel: (353) 86 6064147
dermot.grogan@agriculture.gov.ie
Crop specialist  
Israel Mr Tzion Fahima Institute of Evolution
Faculty of Science and Science Education University of Haifa
Mt. Carmel
31905 Haifa
Israel
Tel: (972) 4 8240784
Fax: (972) 4 8288602
fahima@research.haifa.ac.il
Crop specialist  
Italy Mr Piergiorgio Stevanato DAFNAE Department
Viale Universita 16
35020 Legnaro (PD)
Italy
Tel: (39) 049 8272938
Fax: (39) 049 8272929
stevanato@unipd.it
Crop specialist  
Lithuania Mr Bronislovas Gelvonauskis Plant Gene Bank
Stoties str. 2, Akademija
58343 Akademija, Kedainiai district
Lithuania
Tel: (370) 347 37289
Fax: (370) 347 37002
bronislovas.gelvonauskis@amvmt.lt
  
Lithuania Ms Rasa Karklelienė Vegetable Breeding and Technology Department, Institute of Horticulture
Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry

54333
Lithuania
Tel: (370) 37 555 370
Fax: (370) 37 555176
r.karkleliene@lsdi.lt
Crop specialist  
Poland Ms Kamilla Kuzdowicz Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute
National Research Institute, Division in Bydgoszcz
Al. Powstancow Wlkp. 10Powstancow Wielkopolskich 10
85 090 Bydgoszcz
Poland
Tel: (48) 52 5816939
Fax: (48) 52 3224454
k.kuzdowicz@ihar.bydgoszcz.pl
Genebank curator, Crop specialist  
Poland Mr Marcin Zaczyński Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute (IHAR)
National Research Institute, National Centre for Plant Genetic Resources
Radzików
05-870 Blonie
Poland
Tel: (48) 22 7334640
Fax: (48)22 7254715
m.zaczynski@ihar.edu.pl
Information/documentation  
Portugal Mr Miguel Ângelo Pinheiro de Carvalho Banco de Germoplasma ISOPlexis
Universidade de Madeira
Campus da Penteada
9050-290 Funchal
Portugal
Tel: (351) 291 705 386
Fax: (351) 291 705 249
miguel.carvalho@staff.uma.pt
Plant breeder  
Romania Ms Dana Constantinovici Banca de Resurse Genetice Vegetale Suceava
National Genebank Suceava
1 May Avenue, No. 17
720224 Suceava
Romania
Tel: (40) 230 521016
Fax: (40-230) 521016
dana_constantinovici@yahoo.com
Genebank curator  
Romania Mr Ioan Gherman Institutul de Cercetare Dezvoltare Pentru Cartof si Sfecla de Zahar Brasov
National Institute of Research and Development for Potato and Sugar Beet
Fundaturii Street, No. 2
500470 Brasov
Romania
Tel: (40) 268 475414;476795
Fax: (40) 268 476608
icpc@potato.ro
Crop specialist  
Romania Ms Silvia Strãjeru Banca de Resurse Genetice Vegetale Suceava
Bulevardul 1 Mai nr. 17
720224 Suceava
Romania
Tel: (40) 230 521016
Fax: (40) 230 521016
svgenebank@upcmail.ro
Policy and law  
Russian Federation Mr Valentin Burenin N.I. Vavilov Research Institute
of Plant Industry (VIR)
44B Morskaja Str.
190000 St. Petersburg
Russia
Tel: (7-812)3144918
Fax: (7-812) 1178762
vir@vir.nw.ru
  
Serbia Mr Mihajo Ćirić
Contact person
Institute of field and vegetable crops
Maksimo Gorkog 30
21000 Novi Sad
Serbia
Tel: (381) 21 4898328
mihajlo.ciric@nsseme.com
Plant breeder  
Serbia Mr Živko Ćurčić Institute of field and vegetable crops
Maksima Gorkog 30
21000 Novi Sad
Serbia
Tel: (381) 21 4898328
zivko.curcic@nsseme.com
Plant breeder  
Serbia Ms Nevena Nagl Institute of field and vegetables crops
Maksima Gorkog 30
21000 Novi Sad
Serbia
Tel: (381) 21 4898327
nevena.nagl@ifvcns.ns.ac.rs
Plant genetics, Genetics of phytopathogenic fungi  
Serbia Ms Ksenija Taški Ajduković Institute of field and vegetable crops
Maksima Gorkog 30
 Novi Sad
Serbia
Tel: (381) 214898325
ksenija.ajdukovic@nsseme.com
other: molecular markers, biotechnology  
Sweden Ms Annette Hägnefelt Nordic Genetic Resource Center (NordGen)
Smedjevägen 3PO Box 41
230 53 Alnarp
Sweden
Tel: (46) 760063425
Fax: (46) 40 53 66 50
annette.hagnefelt@nordgen.org
Genebank Curator, Crop specialis  
Sweden Mr Kjell-Åke Lundblad Nordic Genetic Resource Center
PO Box 41
 Alnarp
Sweden
Tel: (46) 40 53 66 47
Fax: (46) 40 53 66 50
kjellake.lundblad@nordgen.org
Information/Documentation  
Sweden Ms Anna Palmé Nordic Genetic Resource Center (NordGen)
Box 41
230 53 Alnarp
Sweden
Tel: (46) 40 53 66 42
anna.palme@nordgen.org
Genebank curator  
Sweden Mr Jens Weibull Swedish Board of Agriculture
Plant Regulations Unit at the Plant and Control Department
PO Box 12
SE-230 53 Jönköping
Sweden
Tel: (46) 36155864
jens.weibull@jordbruksverket.se
Policy and law  
Switzerland Mr Christian  Eigenmann
Contact person
Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Schwarzenburgstrasse 165
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Tel: (41) 58 465 17 04
Fax: (41) 58 462 2634
genres@blw.admin.ch
Information/Documentation, Policy and law  
Switzerland Mr Markus Hardegger Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Schwarzenburgstrasse 165
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Tel: (41) 58 464 98 51
Fax: (41) 58 462 26 34
genres@blw.admin.ch
Information/Documentation, Policy and law  
Switzerland Ms Christina Kägi Federal Office for Agriculture FOAG
Schwarzenburgstrasse 165
3003 Bern
Switzerland
Tel: (41) 58 465 60 87
Fax: (41) 58 462 26 34
genres@blw.admin.ch
Information/Documentation, Policy and law  
Ukraine Mr Stanislav Orlov Institute for Sugar Beet UAAS
Klinichna 25
3141 Kiev
Ukraine
Tel: (380) 674470405
Fax: (380) 44 2579963
orlov.48@inbox.ru
  
United Kingdom Ms Charlotte Allender University of Warwick, School of Life Sciences
The University of Warwick
Wellesbourne CampusWellesbourne
 Warwick CV35 9EF
United Kingdom
Tel: (44) 24 7657 5014
Fax: (44) 24 7657 4500
charlotte.Allender@warwick.ac.uk
Genebank Curator  
United Kingdom Mr Nigel Maxted School of Biosciences
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
 Birmingham B15 2TT
United Kingdom
Tel: (44-121) 4145571
Fax: (44-121) 4145925
nigel.maxted@dial.pipex.com
Crop specialist